How would you rebuild the Notre-Dame Cathedral?

  • Status: Closed
  • Prize: $500
  • Entries Received: 49
  • Winner: leonepa

Contest Brief

Tragedy struck the iconic Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, France when a fire ravaged its roof and caused its 93-meter high spire to collapse. The French government has vowed to rise from the ashes by rebuilding the cathedral. They've announced their intentions to launch an international architectural competition to replace the fallen spire.

This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the landmark in its new era. Shall it be characterized by classic architecture, modern techniques, or a creative infusion of both? We're excited to see your take on it!

Send us a rendering of how you would reconstruct the cathedral's spire or its entire roof. ORIGINAL WORK ONLY!

Upload your work on social media and tag our official accounts on Facebook (fansoffreelancer), Instagram (freelancerofficial), and Twitter (freelancer). Include the link of your social media posts when you submit your entries.

NOTE: This is not the official competition by France, but a venue for freelancers to showcase imaginative imagery.

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Public Clarification Board

  • yalmazkhan
    yalmazkhan
    • 1 month ago

    Why this contest is getting so long, we gave time to the contest but no body cares even. "Art has no value".

    • 1 month ago
  • khalilBD2018
    khalilBD2018
    • 2 months ago

    Sir my entry # 76 any change???

    • 2 months ago
  • DepartmentS
    DepartmentS
    • 2 months ago

    Contest Holder - Hi, could we have something done about entrant #20 - Angel L - please? His entry to this contest are actually the renders - specifically the 2nd, 1st, 4th, 11th and 13th render produced by the vendor of the model bellow, Marc Mons:

    https://www.turbosquid.com/3d-models/3d-notre-dame-paris-1240650

    The bent entry is one thing, but the entrant then proceeding to harass, unchecked, anyone who's rumbled him - specifically Karolis #93 - several days ago now is completely unacceptable. We've followed procedure, reported his entry as well as him - nothing's happening, he's now starting on other users, specifically - me.

    I think we'd all appreciated this being stopped, if you wouldn't mind. You are, after all - Staff.

    • 2 months ago
    1. FreelancerComp
      Contest Holder
      • 2 months ago

      It's taken cared of. Thank you for reporting.

      • 2 months ago
    2. DepartmentS
      DepartmentS
      • 2 months ago

      Appreciated. Thank you for letting us know.

      • 2 months ago
  • khalilBD2018
    khalilBD2018
    • 2 months ago

    https://www.freelancer.com/contest/How-would-you-rebuild-the-NotreDame-Cathedral-1495760-byentry-28560554?w=f

    • 2 months ago
  • khalilBD2018
    khalilBD2018
    • 2 months ago

    https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6540848621468905472/

    • 2 months ago
  • SliderUA
    SliderUA
    • 2 months ago

    check please #86 , links in description.

    • 2 months ago
  • khaledbouhedadj4
    khaledbouhedadj4
    • 2 months ago

    No offense but freelancer needs to take some aggressive measures against the morons who keep ruining every contest by uploading random entries, maybe IP banning!
    When legit freelancers see a contest drowning in shit entries they won't participate! Cause it's highly likely the contest holder won't even notice a good entry in a plethora of random pictures!

    • 2 months ago
  • werjini
    werjini
    • 2 months ago

    https://www.facebook.com/mones.werjini/posts/10211029089563480

    • 2 months ago
  • khalilBD2018
    khalilBD2018
    • 2 months ago

    https://www.freelancer.com/contest/How-would-you-rebuild-the-NotreDame-Cathedral-1495760-byentry-28540996?fbclid=IwAR0oI5IZbPSoKXVuTnA-lqmfMwclOqMd1X7vyj-2Wen0gqy9lt8YulrotUw&w=f

    • 2 months ago
  • consultoraperez
    consultoraperez
    • 2 months ago

    ELLO, CHECK #62 , THANKS;)
    MY IDEA IS TO CREATE HALLS OF ACTIVITIES IN THE TOP FOR MEETINGS, PRAYER, REFLECTIONS OR TOURIST VISIT. IT WOULD BE VERY BEAUTIFUL THE SIGHT AND GOOD FOR TOURISM.

    • 2 months ago
  • consultoraperez
    consultoraperez
    • 2 months ago

    HOLA, MARQUEN LIKE AL #62 , GRACIAS ;)
    MI IDEA ES CREAR SALONES DE ACTIVIDADES EN EL TOPE PARA REUNIONES, ORACION, REFLEXIONES O VISITA TURISTICA. SERIA MUY HERMOSA LA VISTA Y BUENO PARA EL TURISMO.

    • 2 months ago
  • rasvas111
    rasvas111
    • 2 months ago

    Please check #59 and #60

    • 2 months ago
  • mariasolecita
    mariasolecita
    • 3 months ago

    Consulta. Ustedes participaran en el concurso de Francia?.. si eligen una propuesta que % le corresponde al diseñador si usan la idea de este concurso?

    • 3 months ago
    1. mariasolecita
      mariasolecita
      • 3 months ago

      IF YOU NEED TRANSLETE: Query. You will participate in the contest of France? .. if you choose a proposal that% corresponds to the designer if you use the idea of this contest?

      • 3 months ago
    2. DepartmentS
      DepartmentS
      • 2 months ago

      ¿Estás haciendo la pregunta - si Freelancer planea enviar la entrada ganadora para su consideración en el concurso oficial de diseño francés y, de ser así, ¿tiene la intención de acreditar por completo al artista original para el diseño, sí?

      • 2 months ago
  • MuhammadAhsun34
    MuhammadAhsun34
    • 3 months ago

    Please check #44 #43

    • 3 months ago
  • SliderUA
    SliderUA
    • 3 months ago

    working on, already have idea

    • 3 months ago
  • yalmazkhan
    yalmazkhan
    • 3 months ago

    WORKING ON IT....

    • 3 months ago
  • yalmazkhan
    yalmazkhan
    • 3 months ago

    Sir, If we could design an only spire of the building or the entire building with respect to that?

    • 3 months ago
    1. FreelancerComp
      Contest Holder
      • 3 months ago

      Sure. We look forward seeing your take on it.

      • 3 months ago
  • DepartmentS
    DepartmentS
    • 3 months ago

    What happens if we don't link our entries to social media postings - does that make our work ineligible for genuine consideration?

    • 3 months ago
    1. FreelancerComp
      Contest Holder
      • 3 months ago

      Hi Mark, you can opt not to share your posts on social media, but you may participate in our contest anyway. We'll be waiting for your entry. :)

      • 3 months ago
    2. DepartmentS
      DepartmentS
      • 3 months ago

      Good to know, thank you for getting back to us on that. Rest assured - I'm no less looking forward to seeing how my own - as well as other peoples - un-shared entries fare.

      • 3 months ago
  • KarolisCG
    KarolisCG
    • 3 months ago

    Is it just for spire or entire roof?

    • 3 months ago
    1. FreelancerComp
      Contest Holder
      • 3 months ago

      Either or you can also do both if you wish. We'll give you your creative freedom.

      • 3 months ago
  • rutabariaz
    rutabariaz
    • 3 months ago

    working

    • 3 months ago
    1. FreelancerComp
      Contest Holder
      • 3 months ago

      We can't wait to see your work.

      • 3 months ago
  • obaidulakbar12
    obaidulakbar12
    • 3 months ago

    Is it a official freelancer contest?

    • 3 months ago
    1. DepartmentS
      DepartmentS
      • 3 months ago

      Maria - you've been provided with a link direct to Freelancers own, official Staff run profile page. This isn't a discussion. Should you have suspicions about this contest - go to the profile page and report the Contest Holder. Alternatively - contact Support. Raise your concerns live with a Support Team member. They're very good. Very nice people. Always happy to help. Please - DON'T - publicly cast aspersions about the intellectual capacity or, for that matter, experience of your fellow colleges - especially when they're trying to clue you in. The Contest is real. Check with Support if you don't believe, kindly stop spreading unsubstantiated opinion as fact and scare mongering other users. |It's not useful and it's not appreciated.

      • 3 months ago
    2. FreelancerComp
      Contest Holder
      • 3 months ago

      Yes, this is an official Freelancer.com contest.

      • 3 months ago
  • Archemind
    Archemind
    • 3 months ago

    #increaseprize

    • 3 months ago

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